Class IV and Class XIII Newsletter

Q1 | Issue 1

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(I) (II) (III) (IV) (V) (VI) (VII)
Item Section Nature and degree of disablement Nature of benefits Manner of calculating benefits Recommended maximum compensation Recommended minimum compensation
1. 47(1)(a) Temporary total disablement Periodical payments 75% of an employee’s monthly earnings at the time of the accident. R28 658 R4 012
2. 49(1) Permanent disablement of 30% Lump sum 15 x the monthly earnings of the employee at the time of the accident. R320 985 R82 500
3. 49(1) Permanent disablement of less than 30% Lump sum The lump sum benefits are proportionate to the permanent disablement % (degree of impairment) as outlined in item 2 above - up to 30% disablement.    
4. 49(1) Permanent disablement of 100% Monthly pension 75% of an employee’s monthly earnings at the time of the accident. R28 658 R4 012
5. 49(1) Permanent disablement of less than 100% but more than 30% Monthly pension An amount which bears to a pension calculated under item 4 the same proportion as the degree of permanent disablement to 100%.    
6. 54(1)a Fatal Lump sum Twice the amount that employee would have earned at the time of their death as outlined in item 4 above. R57 316 R8 024
7. 54(1)b Fatal Monthly Pension 40% of the monthly pension that the employee would have earned at the time of their death as outlined in item 4 above. R11 464 R1 605
8. 54(1)c Fatal Monthly pension Each child will receive 20% of the monthly pension that employee would have earned at the time of their death as outlined in item 4 above. R5 732 R802
9. 54(1)(d)(ii) Fatal Lump sum Percentage dependence as portion of R155 183 based on a standard formula. (Partial dependency) R165 115  
10. 54(2) Fatal Funeral costs 18 251 per claim. R18 251  
11. 63(1)(a) Minimum for free food and quarters To be included in earnings Free food = minimum of R285 per month. Free quarters = minimum of R128 per month.   R285 per month for free food and R128 per month for free quarters.
12. 28 Constant attendance allowance Monthly allowance Minimum amount of R2 117 per month.   R2 117

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